The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 233 241 282
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +41
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 34 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.10% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.23% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £20,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
Sophos
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3752 3084 4113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.21% 45.03% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2994 2478 3491
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sophos
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the East of England region.

Sophos Salary Trend in the East of England

Sophos
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Sophos Salary Histogram in the East of England

Sophos
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 26 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 4 £21,000 -30.00% 2
Suffolk - 3 £17,500 -
Essex -10 1 - -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos.

1 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 28 (71.79%) Cisco
3 28 (71.79%) Windows
3 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
3 28 (71.79%) Backup Exec
4 27 (69.23%) vSphere
4 27 (69.23%) MS Exchange
5 26 (66.67%) DNS
5 26 (66.67%) DHCP
5 26 (66.67%) VMware ESX
6 25 (64.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (61.54%) Citrix
8 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
8 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (58.97%) Firewall
9 22 (56.41%) Symantec
9 22 (56.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (53.85%) Blackberry
10 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
10 21 (53.85%) IIS
11 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
11 20 (51.28%) Windows 2000
11 20 (51.28%) Veritas
11 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (51.28%) Clustering
11 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (51.28%) vCloud

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 25 (64.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (53.85%) IIS
3 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) ArcGIS
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) Lync
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) DHCP
1 26 (66.67%) DNS
2 23 (58.97%) Firewall
3 10 (25.64%) VPN
4 6 (15.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2000
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Assistant
5 3 (7.69%) IT Assistant
5 3 (7.69%) Support Assistant
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Sales Executive
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Sales Executive
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Blackberry
2 20 (51.28%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (51.28%) Windows 2000
4 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) CCNA
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 27 (69.23%) vSphere
3 26 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 20 (51.28%) vCloud
5 17 (43.59%) XenApp
5 17 (43.59%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
7 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (71.79%) Backup Exec
2 22 (56.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (51.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 28 (71.79%) Cisco
4 24 (61.54%) Citrix
5 22 (56.41%) Symantec
6 20 (51.28%) Veritas
7 10 (25.64%) HP
7 10 (25.64%) Acronis
8 6 (15.38%) EMC
8 6 (15.38%) Websense
9 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
9 3 (7.69%) Apple
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle
10 2 (5.13%) McAfee
10 2 (5.13%) Lumension
10 2 (5.13%) ESRI
11 1 (2.56%) Clearswift
11 1 (2.56%) IronPort
11 1 (2.56%) Veeam
11 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago